SCF Names Brittany Nielsen VP for Student Services and Enrollment

(Bradenton, Fla., Aug. 17, 2021) — Committed to prioritizing and meeting students’ needs, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has named Brittany Nielsen the new Vice President for Student Services and Enrollment Management. In collaboration with the President’s Advisory Committee, Nielsen will oversee the development of division benchmarks that relate to high-quality student services and institutional enrollment goals.

As VP, Nielsen is responsible for various institutional departments while interpreting higher education trends and fostering strategic relationships with community schools and universities to drive growth.

“I'm excited to engage in our Boldly Leading Strategic Plan and create new opportunities to meet our rapidly changing environment,” said Nielsen. “SCF is truly remarkable, and I have the privilege to be part of a strong team that is passionate and dedicated to the success of our students and our community. Together, we will move ahead with purposeful drive and determination to build our campus community and create innovative opportunities for a bright future.”

Nielsen has more than a decade of experience in higher education. She comes to SCF from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where she served as the campus director and was primarily responsible for establishing enrollment and retention goals, managing the institution’s operational budgets and providing effective leadership to university personnel.

She has received recognition and numerous leadership awards from the Wisconsin education system. She also has three years of instructional experience as a former communication adjunct instructor at Northcentral Technical College in Wausau, Wisconsin.

Nielsen is pursuing her EdD in education leadership and administration from Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota. She earned a Master of Science in education and student affairs and administration from University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and a Bachelor of Science in communication from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

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SCF Vice President for Student Services and Enrollment Management, Brittany Nielsen.

SCF Vice President for Student Services and Enrollment Management, Brittany Nielsen.

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